Perky-Pet® Universal Bird Feeder Pole - Specifications
- Rust-resistant stylish contemporary metal finish
- Includes extension for hanging-only feeders and universal adapter for wood feeders
What's in the Box:
- (1) 7 foot steel pole
- (1) extension and adapter
- 7 foot steel pole
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
Review Ratedoes what it says on the tin
Does exactly what I needed it to and looks pretty good doing it. Wish the fit on our feeder was just a little bit snugger, but it's plenty stable.
Review RateGood value
Nice pole setup for the price. There are four pole sections with one hanger and a piece to attach to a tray feeder, so I was able to create two feeder poles. There is nothing to sink the pole into the ground, so I had to rig something up, but that's okay considering the low price. I would definitely buy this again.
Review RateMore is better
We already had the poles from a previous order and liked it so much to order more and use them for our Bird Houses and Feeders
Review RateLove our new bird - backyard
We first bought just 3 of them for our feeders, but quickly ordered more for our bird houses. Easy to put in the ground. Look good. Great for the height
Review Ratedoes the job as it should
Easy to put together and it held my feeder steady.
Review RateChristmas GiftI bought this as a gift for family who had just moved into a new house. They were thrilled.
Review RateSturdy, easy to installWe haven't had the pole up long but it was easy to install and is very sturdy. We are using it will a Perky-Pet bird feeder and the pole fits into the hole in the bottom well but it rocks a little (not really snug) so that is the only reason I didn't give it 5 stars. I may wrap a little something around the top of the pole to snug it up a little. We love the feeder and pole combo though.
Review RateBirds love it.Had to replace an old feeder that the squirels destroyed. Took a couple of days for the birds to come back, but they have returned. Finches, Cardinals, sparrows. Very pleased.
Review Ratebirds love itI purchased the feeder pole and feeder and it was so easy to assemble and install. Birds love it, and squirrels have been slowed down by it, although not completely deterred.
Review RateSquirrel proofFirst feeder that truly deters squirrels.
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All About Wild Birds
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Wild Bird Feeders - Expert Tips
Hanging Your Feeder
- Ideally a sheltered southeastern exposure location is best for hanging bird feeders since birds like to feed in the sun and out of the wind. Birds also prefer not to have any obstructions over their feeding area so they can see any predators. more»
- Bird Baths - A clean and reliable water source is an excellent way to attract birds to your yard, especially those birds that do not necessarily eat seed or nectar. All birds will seek out a water supply, not only for drinking but also for keep themselves clean and healthy.
- Bird Houses - These are a good way to attract those species of birds that nest in holes. These structures should be made of an untreated wood (pine, cedar, etc.) and should have ventilation and drainage holes. It should be durable, and easy to check and clean. more»
- Keeping your feeder clean and full of fresh bird seed is very important to the health of visiting birds. It is recommended that you clean your wild bird feeder every two weeks. more»
Wild Bird Feeders - FAQs
Protecting Birds FAQs
Q: What can I do about the cat that keeps visiting my feeder?
A: If it is your neighbor's precious Fluffy, you may want to suggest that they tie a bell around the cat's neck to alert the birds when the cat is near. more»
Q: How do I discourage squirrels and raccoons?
A: Here are a few simple and effective suggestions for keeping the squirrels and raccoons off your feeder. more»
Bird Seed FAQs
Q: What are the most popular bird seeds to use?
A: Black Oil Sunflower Seed is the most popular bird seed. It is much smaller than the traditional sunflower seed. It is best for those birds with smaller bills, such as the sparrow, junco and goldfinch. more»
Q: How do I prevent seeds from sprouting under my feeder?
A: You will need to sterilize your seed to prevent it from germinating. This will not alter the attractiveness or the nutritional value of the seed in any way. more»
Q: Birds at my feeder look sick, what should I do?
A: The best thing to do is to stop feeding the birds temporarily. Remove the feeders and throw out all of the seed. Thoroughly wash your feeders as suggested in Tips for a clean feeding station. more»
Q: How do I clean my bird feeders?
A: Before filling your feeder with fresh seed, it is recommended that the following precautions are taken:
- Remove all old seed.
- Soak feeder in a light water/bleach solution (9 parts water to 1 part bleach).
- Scrub feeder and allow to air dry. more»
Feeder Types FAQs
Q: I own the Window Feeder. Lately it won't stick to the window. What can I do?
A: The first suggestion is to slightly moisten the cups. If you have already tried moistening the suction cups, we have a few other tips. more»
Q: Will I find only finches at my finch feeder?
A: No. Pine Siskins, Redpolls, Mourning Doves, Juncos, Towhees, and Cowbirds are all attracted to thistle seed.